Barnaby is a Medieval English form of Barnabas, the Greek form of an Aramaic name of uncertain meaning though it could mean “son of the prophet” or perhaps “son of encouragement”. It’s also a surname derived from the given name.
- Barnabas (English, German, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek)
- Barnabé (French)
- Barnabás (Hungarian)
- Varnava (Russian)